IIT Electrical Engineering Student
About Raed Tawil:
Raed Tawilis a Syrian American student who transferred 2 years ago to IIT, majoring in Electrical Engineering with a minor in Telecommunications and a minor in Information Technology and Management. He along with other +30 Syrians received a merit scholarship that was created by a joint program between IIT and Jusoor, a Syrian organization that helps Syrian students globally to continue their education abroad. He started a student organization in IIT called Syrian Club, which later became one of the most involved organizations on campus and won the best student organization of the month award back in October 2013. He is also the Vice President and Treasurer of Sigma Nu Tau entrepreneurship honor society, and the Treasurer of Information Technology and Management Organization (ITMO). This semester he is working on two projects on designing and programming drones for civil use.